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Makapa Lodge

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“cape point”(11 reviews)
“chapman's peak”(4 reviews)
“self catering”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

If you want a B&B that's off the beaten track and gives a real feel for being in Africa (rather than stuck in the middle of a town) you couldn't do better than Makapa. We spent a very happy 10 days there, and will definitely...More

Thank Wol1959
Reviewed 27 November 2015

The location is lovely. The breakfasts are good. The room is fabulous. The bed is splendid The bathroom is lovely. The Wifi is dismal (but was almost dismal in other places we stayed, so won't blame them for this). The only criticism is that "Mrs...More

Thank Colgraff
Reviewed 12 November 2015

We just had an amazing 6 days in the self catering "Nest" room of Makapa Lodge. Everything was very clean, the bed was very confortable, the kitchen was extremely useful to save money on food and the view was amazing. For a couple, it was...More

Thank Vincent L
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We were looking for accommodations near Simon's Town that offered opportunities for a little garden birding. Makapa Lodge provided excellent accommodations, great food, friendly hosts and a fabulous garden for birding. We stayed for three days and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The rooms were spacious,...More

Thank Kristen M
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Our stay at makapa has been amazing! In the "Nest" self catering cabin. Comfy and cosy. The hosts Ian and Margaret are so warm and welcoming. Absolutely love it here. The view is spectacular. Nature all around! Sun set to sun rise. You won't be...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
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US$85 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$85 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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fitnfunkyshaz
22 November 2014|
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Hi Sharon, I think your question was actually directed at a previous Makapa guest but TripAdvisor keep sending me reminders until I respond myself. Generally it is quite safe to drive into Cape Town at night, many of our... More
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"We had the Ground Floor room with terrace and it was superb and very quiet."
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"Choose poolside or garden rooms - much nicer."
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"ask for poolside or garden"
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"The Garden Room has wonderful views of the garden"
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